Robbert Tigchelaar

Robbert Tigchelaar (Rob) is the founder of MTBdex.com. Robbert has been cycling from an early age. He used to go cycling with his father on a 'round the polder' on Sundays. He exchanged the city bike saddle for a mountain bike saddle at an early age and has since been found very often on mountain bike trails, where he report of does.

In 2020 Robbert moved to Zeist to live even closer to beautiful mountain bike routes. For example, MTB route Zeist and MTB route Auterlitz within a few minutes by bike. Robbert intends to start working on the maintenance of these mountain bike routes soon. An update coming soon!

about mtbdex.com

Over the past 10 years, Robbert has been engaged in providing online advice in various fields. Together with his brother Bram Tigchelaar, he is the founder of the world's largest vacuum cleaner platform, where he works on every day when he is not on the mountain bike.

In his spare time, he likes to ride his mountain bike, travel and regularly cycle next to his girlfriend who is training for the Olympics for the running part. Every hour outside of that, Robbert spends his time writing interesting guides for MTBdex.com.

Learn more about MTBdex.com

Facts about Robbert


  • Mountain bike: Trek X-Caliber 7
  • Pedals: Flat pedals
  • Shoes: Five Ten Free Rider or oldscool Vans
  • Favorite trials: MTB trail Zeist, MTB trail Den Treek en MTB trail Leersum.

travel with my mountain bike

Contact


Robbert is active on Strava, where you can follow him. He also shares activities on Instagram and Twitter. For business purposes you can reach him via LinkedIn or via rob@mtbdex.com.

Laatste berichten

View Robbert's latest publications below.

MTB in Olypmics

Mountain biking has been officially an Olympic sport since 1996. At least, the cross-country discipline. Before that, mountain biking was especially popular among adventurers. Read more about the Olympic mountain bike race, its origins and the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. Mountain biking since 1996 Olympic sport Although mountain biking has been a household name …

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MTB Trail Zeist: Red Trail

mtb trail zeist

In Zeist (The Netherlands) there is a popular mountain bike trail: MTB Trail Zeist. The trail is approximately 17 kilometers long and goes straight through the beautiful forests of the Utrechtse Heuvelrug. The MTB trail is marked with the red MTB sign and has many different starting locations. On this page you will discover all …

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